Cuba Lovin': Blake Jenner Channels 'Grease,' (And John Travolta) on 'Glee'

Glee’s own Blake Jenner is set to take on a new role in Thursday night’s episode.

When the leads are cast in McKinley high school’s production of powerhouse musical Grease, many fans will be thrilled to see Ryder, who is played by Jenner, win the male role. As a result, the Cuban cutie will channel his inner John Travolta, who famously played the role in the 1978 film, by donning too-cool-for-school black while serenading Sandy.

The role of Sandy will go to Marley played by newcomer Melissa Benoist according to

Jenner belting out “You’re the One That I Want” is certainly the one that devotees won’t want to miss.